Job Details

UK - Ex-Forces
United Kingdom

FDM Group is FTSE 250, award-winning employer, working with some of the world’s biggest brands and offering excellent career opportunities within the commercial world. The FDM Ex-Forces Programme is led by former military officers and provides high-calibre Ex-Forces personnel the opportunity to become professional Business, Project Support/Management or IT Consultants via our award-winning training.

The team who will be supporting you throughout your time with FDM are all Ex-Forces, so we fully understand the skills and experience of those who have served and how they can be transferred to a wide range of related civilian roles. 

Whether you're considering a life outside of the Armed Forces, or you have already left, we are here to bridge the gap between leaving the services and starting your second career in the business world. 

On application, you will be invited to complete FDM assessment, and if successful, you will be invited to join one of our award-winning training courses. The training is designed to build upon your previous leadership and management experience, and we are looking for your ability to liaise and influence at all levels of the business, with strong analytical, communication and issue resolution skills. After successfully completing your training, you will work with one or more of our impressive list of clients across the UK during the two-year programme. After that time, you could either transition to the client permanently or stay with FDM as a senior consultant.

What we offer you:

  • Tailored learning pathway providing the skills to perform effectively as an FDM Consultant
  • Minimum two-year employment contract with FDM working on-site with our clients
  • Opportunity to work throughout the UK and internationally
  • Industry skills development and award-winning training
  • Career progression and guidance throughout the programme
  • Support from the Ex-Forces network within FDM
  • Two days per annum allocated to support military charities of your choice
  • Salary dependent on role, experience and expertise

What we are looking for:

  • Experience working within a project environment
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • An analytical mind set and problem solving skills
  • Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines in a high-pressure environment
  • Technical competence in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Project or equivalent software packages